Period
to 22 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Google over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Google.

Google
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 28 38
Contract jobs citing Google 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough - 1.80% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category - 3.33% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Slough median daily rate - £180 -
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year -16.67% -23.51% +22.56%

Google is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Slough.

All Vendors
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 123 150 232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 40.86% 53.96% 64.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 98 147
Slough median daily rate £365 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.59% +5.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £126 £213 £204
90th Percentile £511 £538 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +1.67% +4.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £14.20 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.85% -21.11% +4.53%
10th Percentile £15.10 £13.33 £11.90
90th Percentile £20.70 £15.67 £22.53
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.11 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +34.15% +8.00% -42.00%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing Google as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Google in Slough

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Google in Slough.

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Slough